A man and his dogs were hit by a truck. The man was transported to the hospital.
A caller reported that the business manager had been attacked by a customer who had thrown acid on the manager’s face.
Fear is the new factor in the upcoming midterm elections.
A record-breaking total of $41 million was generated from coupon purchases for food and rides, according to a release from the State Fair of Texas.
One business in Brown County is offering residents an energy alternative.
Exercising may help alleviate many illnesses, aches and pains.
The Men of Frater Sodalis will open their annual Haunted House (Island) this upcoming Thursday.
What's more effective at preventing disease spread than vaccinations? Regular hand washing, according to researchers.
Jury selection has begun for Raul Galvan, who is accused of stabbing a woman who, police reports say, he was involved in a dating relationship with.
"The state’s voter photo ID law, also known as Senate Bill 14, “creates an unconstitutional burden on the right to vote, has an impermissible discriminatory effect against Hispanics and African-Americans, and was imposed with an unconstitutional discriminatory purpose."
The McMurry University Physics department will have a telescope set up on the north deck at the top of Wilford Moore Stadium to safely view the eclipse.
Amber Vinson, the second nurse in Dallas to contract the Ebola virus, has retained a high-profile attorney, her family said in a statement.
The internationally acclaimed United States Army Field Band of Washington, DC, will continue its long tradition of presenting free public performances when it appears at McMurry University’s Radford Auditorium.
Don your best costumes and bring the whole family to the Abilene Zoo for Boo at the Zoo, the biggest trick or treat party in town.
A pizza delivery man gets his car back after his vehicle was stolen on the job.
Dr. Arun Gandhi, grandson of Mahatma Gandhi, is coming to Abilene and to HSU as a guest of the Abilene Interfaith Council and the Logsdon School of Theology.
Abilene's City Council will vote this Thursday on a special election to fill the vacancy of the Place 6 seat, held by former Councilwoman Kellie Miller.
A new park may be in the works for the city of Abilene. Kickapoo Land and Dodgco are donating 41 acres of land, off of Southwest drive, to the City
The Abilene Philharmonic is capturing the spirit of Germany’s Oktoberfest and featuring one of the country’s most celebrated composers -- Bach.
Active duty and retired military and their dependents are invited to enjoy a free tailgate party and McMurry University’s game against Tarleton State on Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, at Wilford Moore Stadium.
The City of Abilene is requesting citizen suggestions for potential projects or general comments on priorities for the upcoming 2015-2019 Capital Improvement Program (CIP).
Gov. Rick Perry today released the following statement after 43 Texans were cleared from a 21-day monitoring period following their contact with the state's first Ebola patient.
Average retail gasoline prices in Texas have fallen 7.7 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.93/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 13,114 gas outlets in Texas.
The right information about a recent credit card abuse case could be worth a cash reward this week. Police are asking for information that helps them contact a person of interest in some surveillance video.
The new protocols that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) are developing for health care workers treating patients with Ebola will be "much more stringent" than previous guidelines, said Dr. Anthony Fauci, the director of the National Institutes of Health [NIH] National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases.
Members of the Stamford community are hosting various fundraisers to help with the medical expenses for 12-year-old Scott Moreno. Moreno was recently diagnosed with Lymphoma and is receiving treatment in Fort Worth.
Registered voters will need to show identification in order to vote in the November 4th elections, per the Texas voter ID law.
Early voting for the November 4th elections is set for October 20-31. Here is a list of voting locations.
Registered voters in Taylor County will be able to vote at any of the 23 new vote centers in the county for the November 4 elections.
The U.S. Supreme Court Saturday ruled that the State's voter ID law will remain in effect for the November 4 election.
Texas Secretary of State Nandita Berry announced Thursday that a record number of Texans are registered to vote ahead of the November 4 elections.
Frenship ISD has confirmed one of their students that attends North Ridge Elementary school has the Enterovirus D68. The school has taken measures to inform parents.
The brother of a homicide victim is asking for anyone who has information to come forward.
Coleman residents speak out about high electricity rates in Thursday night's city council meeting.
Citing the need to stop Ebola before it comes to the United States, Gov. Perry called on President Obama to enact an air travel ban from countries affected by Ebola outbreak.
Hendrick Medical Center has released statements regarding its response to the current regional Ebola situation.
Concerns about even remote chances of Ebola exposure rippled from a U.S. airline to a ship off Belize on Friday, with the airline trying to contact hundreds more passengers who flew with an infected nurse, and a cruise liner quarantining a health worker only tangentially linked to an Ebola patient's care.
Oftentimes carbohydrates are given a bad reputation, but living without them can also cause damage to our health.
An Abilene pleaded guilty Friday morning to a federal child pornography offense, according to U.S. Attorney Sarah R. Saldaña of the Northern District of Texas.
Abilene police responded to a disturbance call on the 800 block of Mesquite St. early Thursday morning and found a man shot to death.
A woman who fell ill aboard a Pentagon bus Friday, sparking an Ebola scare, does not have the deadly disease, Arlington County officials said.
How bats impact our planet in a good way.
Through a grant, Veterans who live in highly rural areas can receive transportation benefits for Veteran-related health care concerns.
President Barack Obama will appoint Ron Klain his "Ebola czar," knowledgeable sources tell CNN.
Video released by Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital shows Nina Pham prior to flying to the NIH's Clinical Center in Bethesda, Maryland.
A Texas hospital health worker who may have handled Thomas Eric Duncan's fluid samples has been quarantined on a cruise ship in Belize -- another reminder of the widespread fears of the deadly virus.
The second Dallas nurse diagnosed with Ebola is in stable condition at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta, and her family is "overwhelmed with support" as she battles the virus.
While residents in the city of Coleman complain of rising electric costs, the city council is looking for ways to lessen the burden.
An Abilene Middle School teacher is inviting monarch butterflies to linger a little longer as they migrate through the Big Country on their way to Mexico.
While the US is trying to contain the cases that have arisen here in the states, the government is still doing its part to help control the disease in Africa.